perpetua

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Catalan[edit]

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perpetua

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of perpetuar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of perpetuar

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin perpetuus.

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Adjective[edit]

perpetua

  1. perpetual

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /perˈpɛ.tu.a/, /perˈpɛ.twa/
  • Hyphenation: per‧pè‧tu‧a, per‧pè‧tua

Etymology 1[edit]

Named after Perpetua, Don Abbondio's gossipy servant from Alessandro Manzoni's The Betrothed.

Noun[edit]

perpetua f (plural perpetue)

  1. a priest's housekeeper
    Hypernyms: domestica, donna di servizio, governante
  2. (by extension, humorous) an aged talkative housekeeper

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective[edit]

perpetua

  1. feminine singular of perpetuo

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

perpetua

  1. inflection of perpetuare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

perpetua

  1. nominative feminine singular of perpetuus
  2. nominative neuter plural of perpetuus
  3. accusative neuter plural of perpetuus
  4. vocative feminine singular of perpetuus
  5. ablative feminine singular of perpetuus
  6. nominative neuter plural of perpetuus

References[edit]

  • perpetua in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

perpetua

  1. feminine singular of perpetuo

Verb[edit]

perpetua

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of perpetuar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of perpetuar

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French perpétuer, from Latin perpetuare.

Verb[edit]

a perpetua (third-person singular present perpetuează, past participle perpetuat1st conj.

  1. to perpetuate

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /peɾˈpetwa/, [peɾˈpe.t̪wa]

Adjective[edit]

perpetua

  1. feminine singular of perpetuo